Oregon Football: 5 Reasons Staying with Ducks Is QB Bryan Bennett's Best Move

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Oregon Football: 5 Reasons Staying with Ducks Is QB Bryan Bennett's Best Move
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The Oregon Ducks were on the verge of losing backup quarterback Bryan Bennett. He was seriously considering leaving the program, according to reports from oregonlive.com.

Bennett was last year's backup to Darron Thomas, so when Thomas left early for the NFL draft, it was expected that Bennett would become the starter for the 2012 season. 

That was before redshirt freshman Marcus Mariota ended up beating him out in fall camp for the starting position, leaving Bennett as a backup once again.

While we can understand the frustration from Bennett, he certainly made the best decision for his football career by staying in Eugene. 

Here are a few reasons why remaining a Duck will pay off in the long run.

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